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    President of Ukraine on Bulgaria visit
    Jun30

    President of Ukraine on Bulgaria visit

    At the invitation of President Rosen Plevneliev, the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko is going to pay a one-day official visit toBulgaria. Central to the talks will be trade-economic and investment cooperation, regional security and the topical issues on Europe’s political agenda. …read more Source: Radio...

    Sofia favors stronger NATO Black Sea presence
    Jun30

    Sofia favors stronger NATO Black Sea presence

    In connection with security in the Black Sea region and Bulgaria’s position on the forthcoming NATO summit in Warsaw, Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has told parliament that Bulgaria supports stronger NATO presence in the Black Sea with a view to deterrence and prevention of conflicts in the region. Defense Minister Nikolay Nenchev has...

    Russia extends import ban on Danish food products
    Jun30

    Russia extends import ban on Danish food products

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a new decree that extends the ban on imports of certain Western food products until the end of 2017. The ban means that a number of Danish food industries, including the struggling pork sector, will continue to forego the huge Russian market for at least another 18 months. The Russian ban came into...

    Four Afghans Among Victims of Istanbul Attack
    Jun30

    Four Afghans Among Victims of Istanbul Attack

    Four Afghans are among those killed in triple bombings at Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport on Tuesday, Afghan Consulate General Mali Quraishi said on Thursday. He added that two other Afghans were wounded in the attack. Quraishi did not provide further details in this regard. The death toll from Istanbul attack rose to 41 dead and 230 injured on...

    “After Brexit reconceptualization and expansion of Armenia-Great Britain military-political relations is possible”
    Jun30

    “After Brexit reconceptualization and expansion of Armenia-Great Britain military-political relations is possible”

    Interview with Eduard Abrahamyan, expert on NATO strategy, intelligence, security and strategy researcher at the Leicester University (United Kingdom), fellow at Policy Forum Armenia, based in Washington, DC. Mr. Abrahamyan results of the referendum in Great Britain shocked the international community. In your opinion, what happened and what may...

    IS suspected of airport attack
    Jun30

    IS suspected of airport attack

    SHATTERED REMAINS: A man looks at the damage caused by suicide bombers at Ataturk Airpor t’s international arrivals terminal in Istanbul. Pictures: AFP 41 killed in deadly Istanbul siege by suicide bombers Turkish investigators pored over video footage and witness statements yesterday after three suspected Islamic State (IS) suicide bombers...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko to Discuss Investment, Security on Sofia Visit
    Jun30

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko to Discuss Investment, Security on Sofia Visit

    Ukrainian President Petro Porosehnko is visiting Bulgaria’s capital Sofia on Thursday to meet counterpart Rosen Plevneliev and discuss bilateral issues, the latter’s press office has said. Issues such as economic and investment cooperation, regional and international security, and specific bilateral documents will be on the agenda,...

    Putin mends ties with Turkey, lifts tourism ban
    Jun30

    Putin mends ties with Turkey, lifts tourism ban

    MOSCOW: President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday lifted restrictions on travel to Turkey after mending ties with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan, seven months after Ankara downed a Russian jet, triggering a raft of sanctions.` Following his first call with Erdogan since the incident, Putin announced that Moscow’s ban on charter...

    Russia Is Far From Isolated
    Jun30

    Russia Is Far From Isolated

    Nikolay Pakhomov Economics, Eurasia A recent economic summit shows the world still wants in. In 2014, when the White House started pressuring the chief executives of some of America’s largest companies to skip the event, the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) gained an additional symbolic meaning. After the twentieth SPIEF...

    Situation in Ukraine remains ‘volatile,’ warns UN official
    Jun30

    Situation in Ukraine remains ‘volatile,’ warns UN official

    Unless urgent action is taken in Ukraine to separate sides and remove heavy weaponry, wide spread hostilities in the country could re-escalate, a senior United Nations human rights official Wednesday warned. …read more Source: China Internet Information...